Fenimore Art Museum’s Glimmer Globe Theatre Announces Auditions for This Summer’s Lakeside Performance of The Tempest
Cooperstown, New York — Fenimore Art Museum’s Glimmer Globe Theatre will hold open auditions for a new production of Shakespeare’s fantastical final work, The Tempest. In-person auditions will take place at Fenimore on Thursday, April 20 from 5:00-7:30 p.m. Register for a time slot at FenimoreArtMuseum.org/auditions. Video submissions will also be accepted. All roles are currently open and actors of all experience levels are encouraged to audition. All actors offered a role will receive a stipend between $350-$700 depending on the size of the role. The summer performances take place on Wednesday and Thursday evenings from July 12–August 10 in the museum’s Lucy B. Hamilton Amphitheater on the shore of Otsego Lake. For more information, please visit FenimoreArtMuseum.org/auditions.
About Fenimore Art Museum
Fenimore Art Museum, located on the shores of Otsego Lake—James Fenimore Cooper’s “Glimmerglass”—in historic Cooperstown, New York, features a wide-ranging collection of American art including folk art; important American 18th- and 19th-century landscape, genre, and portrait paintings; more than 125,000 historic photographs representing the technical developments made in photography and providing extensive visual documentation of the region’s unique history; and the renowned Eugene and Clare Thaw Collection of American Indian Art comprised of nearly 900 art objects representative of a broad geographic range of North American Indian cultures, from the Northwest Coast, Eastern Woodlands, Plains, Southwest, Great Lakes, and Prairie regions. Visit FenimoreArt.org.